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Re: Build Error with wxWidgets >3.1.0


  https://bugs.launchpad.net/kicad/+bug/1678623 <https://bugs.launchpad.net/kicad/+bug/1678623>


> On 2. Apr 2017, at 16:12, Chris Pavlina <pavlina.chris@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Looks like it should cause breakage, please don't merge. I'll have a
> look at this later - wx 3.1 is unsupported, but it should be relatively
> easy to resolve this and reduce future breakage if we ever upgrade.
> Could you please file a bug report?
> On Sun, Apr 02, 2017 at 04:08:32PM +0200, Bernhard Stegmaier wrote:
>> Hi,
>> KiCad doesn’t build (at least for me on OSX) with a current wxWidgets master, I guess it won’t since wxWidgets change [1] and new component selector.
>> Attached is a patch for a workaround/fix which makes compiler happy again and doesn’t seem to brake anything obvious in the new component selector.
>> It probably won’t handle all versions of wxWidgets master correctly, because [1] was done ~4 weeks after 3.1.0 was released.
>> The ugly version check could be avoided if just always using the default constructor, but I don’t know the impact…
>> Regards,
>> Bernhard
>> [1]
>> https://github.com/wxWidgets/wxWidgets/commit/98294467553fe4dd766419c4e5aa6bc9502d65c7 <https://github.com/wxWidgets/wxWidgets/commit/98294467553fe4dd766419c4e5aa6bc9502d65c7><https://github.com/wxWidgets/wxWidgets/commit/98294467553fe4dd766419c4e5aa6bc9502d65c7 <https://github.com/wxWidgets/wxWidgets/commit/98294467553fe4dd766419c4e5aa6bc9502d65c7>>